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November 25, 2017

 Schedule for the Thanksgiving Weekend:

·       Thursday Nov 23rd (Thanksgiving day) – Holy Mass at 9:00 am. There will be no evening Mass

·       Friday Nov 24th – No change in schedule - Holy Mass at 9:00 am followed by adoration till Holy Mass at 7:30 pm. Please use the following link to signup for adoration.  Friday Eucharistic Adoration Sign Up - 11/24/2017

·       Saturday Nov 25th – No change in schedule - Holy Mass at 9:00 am.

·       Sunday Nov 26th – There will be no CCD or Academy classes. We will have two masses per usual schedule at 9:00 am and 11:15am.


Annual Youth Thanksgiving Potluck:  The youth and young adults are coordinating the Annual Thanksgiving Potluck night with fun filled games and good food on Saturday, Nov 25th. Please plan to join and sign up for a dish using the link below.


Christmas Caroling: We plan to kick off this year’s Christmas Caroling after Thanksgiving weekend. George Cherian & Jobin Kallacheril have agreed to be the coordinators for this year’s Christmas Caroling program. They will be assisted by the ward leads in scheduling the carol visits to your homes. Please be flexible in your times as they try to schedule the caroling times.

Amazon Smile: As many of you may already know, our church is a registered charity in the AmazonSmile program. Through this program Amazon will contribute 0.5% of your purchase to your selected charity at no cost to you. All you have to do is start your shopping at  . Once you are signed in, you will be asked to select your charity. Search for “St Thomas Syro Malabar Catholic Church Inc.” in Somerset. This is a onetime setup. Pricing does not change due to selection of a charity. 



Pledge Collections: We have emailed the status of your current pledge and other contributions. Please review and let us know if any corrections are needed. As we near the end of the year, please try to catch up on any gap you may have. Our expected average weekly pledge collection is $9,032 at a per family minimum weekly contribution of $40. Last week our pledge collection was $13,602. Thank you for your contributions and support.



St. Thomas Syro Malabar Catholic Forane Church 

508 Elizabeth Avenue,

Somerset, NJ 08873

Announcement Date: 
Nov 25, 2017